The advanced is the primary earthquake-proof Mandir on the planet. The BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir is a standard Hindu mandir that was accomplished in 2012. Located on a 20-acre web site with a 91-foot lotus-shaped pond, the advanced has a cultural heart, gymnasium and lecture rooms. Roughly 900 volunteers, together with many second-generation Indian-Individuals, volunteered roughly 1.three million man hours to assemble the Mandir. This mandir makes use of a solar energy system to generate electrical energy and scale back adversarial results on the setting. The photo voltaic panel energy system is anticipated to scale back 1,556 tons of CO2 emissions, which is the equal of planting 62,244 bushes, over a 25-year interval.